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Progress Study on Youth, Peace and Security Published

On 21 March 2018, a new report titled “The Missing Peace: Independent Progress Study on Youth, Peace and Security” was published in the 6 official languages of the UN. This study was mandated by the UN Security Council Resolution 2250 on Youth, Peace and Security adopted in December 2015, which requested the UN Secretary-General “to carry out a Progress Study on …

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Discussion on Peace and Disarmament Education in Turin, Itlay

On 1 February in Turin, Italy, Senzatomica, an Italian campaign for the abolition of nuclear weapons, held a panel discussion entitled “Educare alla Pace e al Disarmo – incontro con ICAN premio Nobel per la Pace 2017” (Peace and Disarmament education – conference with ICAN, Nobel Peace Laureate 2017). The panel discussion took place after a public guided tour of SGI’s exhibition …

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ICAN Celebrates the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize

On 10 December 2017, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo, Norway, in recognition of its work to bring attention to the humanitarian impacts of nuclear weapons and the “ground-breaking efforts to achieve a treaty-based prohibition of such weapons.” Since the launch of ICAN in 2007, the SGI has been proud …